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  Great Chesterford is situated on the River Cam, approximately 10 miles south of Cambridge and 4 miles north of the charming market town of Saffron Walden

It is a picturesque village with its own railway station serving Cambridge and London Liverpool Street and is about half a mile from Junction 9 of the M11, which connects London with the north.

With archaeological finds dating as far back as 100,000 BC and evidence of a Romano-Celtic Temple, Great Chesterford is proud of its history.

The modern-day village has many old houses of archaeological interest, and a beautiful and ancient church

There are two pubs and a hotel, a thriving shop/post office and the village also provides employment with its own small industrial sector and various small businesses.

There is a first-rate school, a pre-school and many clubs and societies.

Great Chesterford has excellent recreational facilities, including a modern Community Centre with sports hall and meeting rooms situated alongside a large recreational ground containing a skate park, a multi-sports court and a childrens' play area.





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